Valmet works close to our customers through 100 service centers. Our experts are also available remotely with the help of industrial internet technologies.
We deliver services to optimize the performance of your production process - to get the most out of the least. We offer a full range of production consumables to maximize production, minimize lifecycle costs and keep your production performance reliable. Consumable agreements are always tailored specifically for each production line.
Valmet’s process support and optimization services help maximize your process performance by utilizing our technology and automation expertise. You can achieve reduced energy and raw material costs, reduced process variability, optimized quality and production, and enhanced environmental performance.
Brief introduction to Lean 6 Sigma - the DMAIC concept
Many mills use this process improvement tool. For those who are not acquainted with it, here's a brief summary of the 5 steps of Lean 6-Sigma (DMAIC for short).
How to improve process safety at the reel and winder areas (webinar)
Valmet experts discuss safety standards relating to reels and winders, and what can be done to improve operator and equipment safety with today's technology.
A solution for jumbo roll bouncing in the secondary arms
A mill reported that their jumbo rolls were bouncing. This started after their reel's flattened secondary arm rollers were replaced with fresh, round rollers...
Wet end tools for paper/board quality and strength (webinar)
An upcoming webinar describes how each component at the wet end of a paper machine can be operated to optimize the quality and the strength of specific grades.
Vibration analysis - introduction to techniques and equipment
This article provides a clear, effective and illustrated introduction to vibration analysis techniques, including principles, equipment and spectral analysis.
White water opportunities for energy, fiber & water savings (webinar)
Most operating PMs have opportunities for cost savings via improvements in treatment and use of the excess white water from forming and press sections - WEBINAR
Troubleshooting doctors: loading, wear and roll surface marking
Some doctor problems are rather straight forward, readily recognized, and corrected. However, occasionally one will crop up that seemingly has no solution.
Boiler tuning best practices for efficiency (webinar)
An upcoming free webinar will show how boiler tuning allows recovery boilers to operate more efficiently. It explains key processes, terminology and tools.
Forming section troubleshooting checklist extends wire life
Wire life below expectations is of major concern to mill management. These tips are presented in a check list format for quick reference if the need arises.
Three customer questions from screening performance webinar
Adam Roy, Process Engineer, answers questions about screening brownstock, debris removal, fractionation and bleach plant washer effluent (from a 2020 webinar).